Our goal is to raise $5,000 to support the 2017 Great Massachusetts Litter Cleanup. The 2016 Great Massachusetts Litter Cleanup attracted more than 8,000 volunteers in 55 communities statewide. With your support, we can make an even bigger impact in 2017.
We recently conducted the 1st Annual Massachusetts Litter Survey to gauge Massachusetts residents’ attitudes about litter and related issues. The survey results point to a clear consensus that we need to work harder across the state to clean up litter and prevent it from happening in the first place. [...]
The Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management sponsors COASTSWEEP, which is part of the International Coastal Cleanup. Last year, 2,643 volunteers cleaned 146 miles of coastline, river banks, marsh, seafloor, and lakeshore in Massachusetts. Together, they collected more than 12,500 pounds of debris from 120 locations across the state. If you want to join the cause and help keep Massachusetts beaches and waters beautiful, volunteer for this year’s COASTSWEEP [...]